topon. Green Mound, (lit.) *Mound of Summer
The green mound where the two trees of Valinor stood (S/38). This name is a compound of coron¹ “mound” and lairë¹ “summer”, with the n assimilated ot the l. It is a translation of Valarin Ezellōχār (WJ/401). The (Vanyarin?) name Ezellohar is a direct adaptation of the Valarin name. The name is generally glossed “Green Mound”, but the literal meaning of the Quenya name is “*Mound of Summer”.